[INN] #56: Using stdio for tradspool.map causes problems

INN rra at stanford.edu
Sun Dec 14 09:08:19 UTC 2008


#56: Using stdio for tradspool.map causes problems
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 Reporter:  eagle    |       Owner:  eagle
     Type:  defect   |      Status:  new  
 Priority:  low      |   Milestone:       
Component:  storage  |     Version:       
 Severity:  normal   |    Keywords:       
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 The code in tradspool to write out tradspool.map uses stdio, which can
 cause problems if innd has already consumed a lot of file descriptors.  On
 a lot of 32-bit systems, stdio can only handle file descriptors below 256.
 innd has code to deal with this, but tradspool doesn't.

 The easiest solution is to probably avoid using stdio when writing out
 tradspool.

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Ticket URL: <http://inn-new.eyrie.org/trac/ticket/56>
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